Unitwin UNESCO Chair

The city that educates and transforms

The City that Educates and Transforms was created with the approval of UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - unified by the International Cooperation Program whose action will be the responsibility of RICET - International Network City that Educates and Transforms, led by ISEC Lisboa and which includes 12 national higher education institutions from Brazil and Guinea-Bissau.

Objectives

  • The promotion of an integrated system of research, training and documentation activities in the area of Educating Cities and the dissemination of knowledge on the concept of an educating city, in order to enable governance models in line with the SDGs.
  • Research and reflection on practices based on governance models inspired by the concept of Educating Cities and their responses to emerging problems in societies, particularly from the perspective of consolidating democracies.
  • The creation of a Knowledge Network that may allow local governments to offer a diverse range of equitable and fair responses to the problems of contemporary society.
  • Cooperation and collaboration in the construction of knowledge societies through different strategies for educating cities.

Our Team

Representatives of the UNESCO Chair

membro da equipa
Isabel Baltazar

(Chair Coordinator)
ISEC Lisboa - Instituto Superior de Educação e Ciências

membro da equipa
Luís Caetano

(Chair Coordinator)
ISEC Lisboa - Instituto Superior de Educação e Ciências

membro da equipa
Jaqueline Moll

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)

membro da equipa
Lucí Bernardi

Universidade Regional Integrada do Alto Uruguai e das Missões (URI)

membro da equipa
Levindo Carvalho

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG)

membro da equipa
Sílvia de Almeida

Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA)

membro da equipa
Adriana Bragagnolo

Universidade Passo Fundo (UPF)

membro da equipa
Rodrigo da Silva

Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (Unisinos)

membro da equipa
Solange Fagan

Universidade Franciscana
(UFN / Santa Maria)

membro da equipa
Eduardo Abrunhosa

Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie

membro da equipa
Malam Sissé

Instituto Politécnico Nova Esperança (Guiné Bissau)

membro da equipa
Márcio da Silva

Universidade Franciscana
(UFN / Santa Maria)

membro da equipa
Juliano Matos

Fundação Anísio Teixeira

membro da equipa
Alceli Alves

Centro Universitário Internacional UNINTER

membro da equipa
Ana Patricia Almeida

Universidade Aberta

membro da equipa
Cláudia Neves

Universidade Aberta

Members

The City that Educates and Transforms International Network is made up of the following members